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Academic Sutta NameNotes PSA PlaeVaggaNikayaPTSKeywords
It.072 Nissara.niya Sutta Bhikkhus, there are these three elements of escape. What three? The escape from sensual desires, that is, renunciation; the escape from form, that is, the formless; and the escape from whatever has come to be, is conditioned and dependently arisen, that is, cessation. These, bhikkhus, are the three elements of escape." Having known the escape from sensual desires And the overcoming of forms, One whose energy is always ardent Reaches the stilling of all formations. Such a bhikkhu who sees rightly Is thereby well released. Accomplished in knowledge, at peace, That sage has overcome all bonds. 45/426 Itivuttaka Khuddhaka It.061 escape


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